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Seven Lakes State Park - Ice Fishing Derby

2023-02-18T15:00:00Z 2023-02-18T19:00:00Z Seven Lakes State Park - Ice Fishing Derby

Come join the fun and bring the whole family for the parks annual Ice Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Izaak Walton League of America! To celebrate Free Fishing Weekend (no fishing license required), this free event will take place on Saturday February 18, 2023.  There will be prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd places for the biggest fish caught contest for the kids!  Never been ice fishing before?  Don't let that stop you!  We will offer guidance for those who want to learn.  If you do not have your own fishing gear, we do have a limited amount that can be borrowed on a first come, first serve basis.  We will even drill holes in the ice for anyone who asks!  A warming fire will be roaring at the picnic shelter and warm refreshments will be provided. 

To find out if the event gets cancelled due to bad weather or road conditions, please call the park office at 248-634-7271 by Thursday Feb. 16. We will also post any cancellation notices on the Seven Lakes State Park Facebook page.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit MIDNRReservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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Seven Lakes State Park 14390 Fish Lake Road, Holly, MI 48442 Meeting location: Fisherman's Cove Picnic Shelter
Location

Seven Lakes State Park
14390 Fish Lake Road, Holly, MI 48442

Meeting location: Fisherman's Cove Picnic Shelter

Event Date

Start: February 18, 2023 10:00 AM

End: February 18, 2023 2:00 PM

Contact Information
Andrew Cole

Park Supervisor, Seven Lakes State Park

Come join the fun and bring the whole family for the parks annual Ice Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Izaak Walton League of America! To celebrate Free Fishing Weekend (no fishing license required), this free event will take place on Saturday February 18, 2023.  There will be prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd places for the biggest fish caught contest for the kids!  Never been ice fishing before?  Don't let that stop you!  We will offer guidance for those who want to learn.  If you do not have your own fishing gear, we do have a limited amount that can be borrowed on a first come, first serve basis.  We will even drill holes in the ice for anyone who asks!  A warming fire will be roaring at the picnic shelter and warm refreshments will be provided. 

To find out if the event gets cancelled due to bad weather or road conditions, please call the park office at 248-634-7271 by Thursday Feb. 16. We will also post any cancellation notices on the Seven Lakes State Park Facebook page.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit MIDNRReservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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